Meet the Experts
In the course of researching and producing this documentary the following generously gave of their time for the cause of educating men and their significant others about the many factors surrounding, understanding and treating prostate cancer.
Chris Astill-Smith D.O.
Chris Astill-Smith D.O.D IBAK a registered Osteopath, graduated from the British School of Osteopathy in 1970 and completed a Post-graduate Diploma in Naturopathy from the British School of Osteopathy and Naturopathy in 1972.He lectured in Nutrition and Dietetics at the British School of Osteopathy (1973-80) and in Arthrology and Myology (1981-89).Obtaining his Diplomate from the International College of Applied Kinesiology in 1988 he now lectures internationally on Applied Kinesiology and Functional Biochemistry. In 1992 Chris was awarded Assistant Professor status at the Institute for Manual Medicine, Russia. He has 40 years of experience of clinical management and shares his extensive knowledge of the subject as well as a multitude of clinical pearls through world-wide lectures and online seminars posted at metabolics.com.
James F.Balch, M.D.
James F.Balch ,M.D., is a medical doctor who is a graduate of the Indiana University School of Medicine. He is the coauthor of Prescription for Nutritional Healing: A to Z Guide to Supplements which has sold over 3.5 million copies to date. His other books include Prescription for Dietary Wellness, Prescription fo rNatural Cures, and The Super Antioxidants. In his private practice as a urologist and in his popular nutritional newsletter, “Prescriptions for Healthy Living,” Dr. Balch has always searched for ways to help patients assume responsibility for their own well-being. Dr.Balch is retired and lives in California.
Harvey Bigelsen M.D.
Dr.Harvey Bigelsen M.D.is the first medical doctor in history to practice Isopathy or Biological Medicine in North America. He is a trained MD for 39 years with more than 25 years of experience in alternative medicine. As the first president of the Arizona Homeopathic Medical Board, he drafted the guidelines and standards for the practice of ‘Holistic’ Medicine in Arizona that set the precedent in the United States. Dr.Bigelsen, is an internationally respected pioneer in isopathic and biographic medicine. His work combines homeopathy, acupuncture, nutrition, energy medicine, anti-aging therapies, hemobiographic analysis and the psychology of disease.
Michael Borkin N.M.D.
Dr. I. Michael Borkin, N.M.D. is a Naturopathic Medical Doctor specializing in Endocrine Research. He heads one of the most progressive research labs in the country, Sabre Sciences Inc, which he co-founded in 1999. A pioneer in transdermal (through the skin) delivery systems, and known as the “Father of Naturopathic Endocrinology”, his ideas gave birth to some ofthe most innovative therapies in Naturopathic Medicine, including Neuro Emotional Sensory Training and Q2m, Quantum Magnetic Manipulation. He is Research Director of the National Institute of Endocrine Research, Past President of the California State Naturopathic Medical Association and in 2002 was inducted into the Alternative Medicine Hall of Fame, making him the youngest inductee ever so honored.
David Brownstein M.D.
David Brownstein, M.D. is a Board-Certified family physician and is one of the foremost practitioners of holistic medicine. He is the Medical Director of the Center for Holistic Medicine in West Bloomfield, MI. Dr. Brownstein has lectured internationally to physicians and others about his success in using natural hormones and nutritional therapies in his practice. Dr. Brownstein has authored nine books including “Iodine: Why You Need It, Why You Can’t Live Without It” about one of the most important supplements for natural prostate cancer recovery – iodine. His popular lecture on “Why You Need Holistic Medicine” is available on DVD.
John Cannell M.D.
Dr. John J. Cannell M.D.. a leading advocate in the use of the hormone Vitamin D3 for the prevention of many conditions and diseases, some of which, including autism, prostate and breast cancer, are considered chronic. He graduated Phi Beta Kappa in Zoology from the University of Maryland, went on to medical school at the University of North Carolina, served a year of a surgery internship at the University of Utah and four years of practicing itinerant emergency medicine, before becoming a general practitioner in the coal fields of Appalachia. He is one of the key pointers in Vitamin D research and application for depression and cancer.
Gabriel Cousens M.D.
Doctor Sir Rabbi Gabriel Cousens M.D., M.D.(H),D.D. (Doctor of Divinity), Diplomate of American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine, Diplomate Ayurveda, visionary mystic, physician of the soul, and founder and director of The Tree of Life Rejuvenation Center and Tree of Life Foundation, is a leading author, world renowned spiritual teacher, expert in raw and living foods nutrition, and researcher on the healing of diabetes naturally, depression, manic depression, and some forms of psychosis. You may contact the rejuvenation center at treeoflife.nu to register for a program or book a stay. Dr. Cousens has recently launched a social-spiritual-media network called gabriel-cousens.com to support members in their journey toward vibrant health, wellness, and spiritual inspiration.